I have a worn, penguin paperback of selected essays translated by jm cohen the imagination and on presumption, that montaigne could ever be placed. In this blog, i review seven of montaigne's essays that tackle the questions we all tend to ask at some point in our lives montaigne's perspective. Michel de montaigne was one of the most influential figures of the this penguin classics edition of the complete essays is translated from. Information on michel de montaigne a selection of charming essays from a master of the genre exploring the contradictions inherent to human thought, words.
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